netLibrary is the most
comprehensive collection of online books (eBooks) and resource materials
available. Using netLibrary, you can access a wide range of scholarly and
reference materials entirely online.
Creating a netLibrary account
You must visit your local library in order to set up a netLibrary account. While
in the library, go to netLibrary and click on 'create account' at the top of the
screen. Fill out the short form, selecting a username and password. If you have
any difficulties please see a staff member for assistance. After setting up your
account you may access netLibrary from any computer with Internet access.
To check out an eBook, you must first log in using your netLibrary account
the Log In button on the main navigation bar.
your user name and password.
You are now logged in to
netLibrary and will have access to all of the eBooks available in your library's
Performing a Quick Search
The search box on the main navigation bar performs a quick search, allowing you
to locate an eBook by searching full text, keyword, title, author, or subject.
an option from the dropdown list on the main navigation bar, either full
text, keyword, title, author, or subject.
the search term. (Note: to do a phrase search, submit your search in
quotes-for example, "to be or not to be"
netLibrary displays the search
Check out an eBook
To check out an eBook you must be logged in to netLibrary. The eBook is
automatically checked in when the checkout period expires. At the time you check
out the eBook, a status window will display the title of the eBook and the time
remaining before the eBook is automatically returned to the library.
the eBook you want to check out.
the eBook title to display the eBook Information page
the Checkout icon.
netLibrary displays the checkout time with an option to